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Ohio’s K-12 public schools got cuts. Private, charter schools got cash.

Ohio educators were at home celebrating “Teacher Appreciation Week” in May when they learned cuts would be made at every public school district in...

DeWine issues mask orders as Ohio coronavirus cases surge

Gov. Mike Dewine on Tuesday ordered people to wear masks in the hardest-hit Ohio counties as cases of coronavirus surged across the state. The...

In a pandemic, efforts to kill the Affordable Care Act might...

The Trump administration last month joined 18 states in asking the U.S. Supreme Court to invalidate the Affordable Care Act, arguing, “the entire ACA...

Ohio Senate committee passes dropout recovery funding

A bill originally written to create school violence prevention groups will now also bring temporary financial relief to dropout recovery and prevention e-schools if...

With coronavirus spiking, DeWine praises mask mandate but won’t announce his...

An alarming uptick in Ohio coronavirus numbers continued into the Independence Day weekend. But while Gov. Mike DeWine on Thursday praised orders in hard-hit...

DeWine lays out K-12 reopening plans

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine laid out reopening guidelines for state K-12 schools on Thursday, including a mask requirement for teachers, but no such mandate...

New-look ‘Checkbook’ site shows taxpayers their state, local budgets

A website dedicated to giving Ohioans a transparent look at the state’s finances was reintroduced this week. The revamp involved an effort to merge two...

School officials, legislators seek way forward without Academic Distress Commissions

Groups from the three Ohio school districts under academic distress commissions met in a virtual town hall calling for the elimination of those commissions...

House Dems pass massive infrastructure bill; Ohio GOP reps call it...

When U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, a Republican from southeast Ohio, talks about the infrastructure needs of his district, he talks about how crucial better...

State data: State contribution to corrections budgets grow as K-12, higher...

State data shows in the last decade Ohio corrections budgets have grown while K-12 education investment continues a steady decline. In data from the Ohio...
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